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Pre-session 

 

Conference Pre-Session: Leading Change in Partnerships

Saturday, February 8
2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Grand Ballroom: Salon C, First Floor
Open to all attendees, pre-registration required, additional fee of $50
Associate and assistant deans, department chairs and aspiring leaders in the Academy are invited to participate in facilitated discussions with influential leaders, sharing leadership styles and exploring partnership opportunities with represented national organizations.

Program Agenda

2:00 p.m.
Welcome
Ruth E. Nemire, Pharm.D., Ed.D., Associate Executive Vice President, AACP

2:05 p.m.-2:20 p.m.
Leading Change in Partnerships
Kevin Kelly, Ed.D., Director, Wiley Learning Institute

2:20 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion
Influential leaders will share their experiences on leading change in organizations that paved the way for a new practice of pharmacy. Panelists will discuss leadership skills, strategies, and the type of environment that is needed to implement change. 

Thinking Outside the White Coat?
J. Russell Teagarden, DMH, R.Ph., Senior Vice President of Medical and Scientific Affairs, National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)

Developing Leadership in Our Students
Rear Admiral (ret) Richard S. Walling, M.H.A., Director, Center for Health-System Pharmacy Leadership, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Foundation

Entrepreneurial and Creative Leadership
Sandy Markwood, Chief Executive Officer, National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a)

3:30 p.m.-3:45 p.m.
Beverage Break

3:45 p.m.-4:55 p.m.
Roundtable Discussions with National Organization Leaders
Leaders of the represented national organizations will facilitate roundtable discussions, sharing information and exploring opportunities where schools/colleges can collaborate in education, research and service. Participants will choose to meet with three of the represented national organizations. 

4:55 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Closing Remarks

Represented National Organizations & Leaders

AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) Advocacy Association
Brandon M. Macsata, Chief Executive Officer

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Foundation
Rear Admiral (ret) Richard S. Walling, M.H.A., Director, Center for Health-System Pharmacy Leadership

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Colleen Duewel, M.P.H., National Director of Education

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a)
Sandy Markwood, Chief Executive Officer

National Association of County and City Health Officials
Dave Dyjack, Dr.PH, Associate Executive Director

National Council on Patient Information and Education (NCPIE)
N. Lee Rucker, M.S.P.H., Senior Advisor

National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)
J. Russell Teagarden, DMH, R.Ph., Senior Vice President of Medical and Scientific Affairs

Pharmacy Quality Alliance
Laura Cranston, R.Ph., Executive Director
Laurin Dixon, Pharm.D., Executive Fellow

Wiley Learning Institute
Kevin Kelly, Ed.D., Director

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